Alan Hirsch is the founding director of Forge Mission Training Network. He leads 100 Movements, an initiative of Movement Leaders Collective with the audacious kingdom vision to invest in 100 Jesus-Movements to shift the tracks of history, and has founded Future Travelers and the 5Q Collective as well. Alan is considered to be a key missional thought-leader and strategist. He is the author of numerous award winning books, including The Forgotten Ways: Reactivating Apostolic Movements (2016), The Shaping of Things to Come: Innovation and Mission for the 21st-Century Church (2013), co-authored with Michael Frost, and 5Q: Reactivating the Original Intellegience and Capcity of the Body of Christ (2017). Alan is an adjunct professor at multiple seminaries and lectures globally. He is series editor for Baker Books’ Shapevine series, IVP’s Forge line, and a contributing editor of Leadership Journal. Alan’s newest book, Metanoia: How God Radically Transforms People, Churches, and Organizations From the Inside Out (2023), released at Awakenings 2023!